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by Johnnie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Politics
Replies: 4248
Views: 261280

Re: Random Politics

This is my cousin's former commander. He was her crew chief. I think literally his name was on the plane she flew. And he always respected her and said she was great. He's now completely confused and ashamed to know this person now. Retired full bird colonels shouldn't act like this. https://twitter...
by Johnnie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Star Wars Thread...The Spoiler Edition
Replies: 421
Views: 19154

Re: Star Wars Thread...The Spoiler Edition

The nickname I've acquired while deployed here to Tatooine is "The Mondellorian."

(This makes sense if you know my last name via Facebook or whatever.)
by Johnnie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:05 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG!!!!!!!
Replies: 69
Views: 757

Re: BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG BANG!!!!!!!

😂😂

by Johnnie
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:57 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

Damn I heard about this. Holy crap.

by Johnnie
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part IV - Welcome to Stupid Watergate
Replies: 1038
Views: 49262

Re: Trump Admin Meltdown Thread Part IV - Welcome to Stupid Watergate

Did anyone watch the Maddow interview? I'm reading reviews and I can't help but think in a better world we'd take this seriously.
by Johnnie
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

This Slate article pisses me off. I want CNN to burn along with Fox News so bad right now.

The Night the Media Realized Bernie Could Win

I cannot fucking wait to vote for Bernie in the primary for NM in June.
by Johnnie
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:29 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Off-season 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 422

Re: NFL Off-season 2020

brian wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:05 am
Johnnie wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:48 pm
An engineering fail on a building in Las Vegas! No way!
Which other project are you referring to?
Harmon Tower.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Harmon
by Johnnie
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:25 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 817
Views: 40601

Re: Racism

Also, the one time in my life I was racially profiled, it's a hilarious story in retrospect -- which is the hallmark of what privilege looks like. 1 story, 36 years. Me, a white guy, was with 2 black dudes, a Latino dude, and a black chick going to this nightclub in San Antonio when I was retraining...
by Johnnie
Tue Jan 14, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Racism
Replies: 817
Views: 40601

Re: Racism

That article seriously read like the new Jordan Peele produced Travel Channel show Get Out...And See The World . Despite my ethnicity on this board, my real life ethnicity is something else. And I too have met the chatty Kathy white people who are too friendly. But I engage because they aren't threa...
by Johnnie
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:48 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Off-season 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 422

Re: NFL Off-season 2020

An engineering fail on a building in Las Vegas! No way!
by Johnnie
Mon Jan 13, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

CNN trying to pit Sanders against Warren? No way! They are the paragon of journalistic integrity. And right before a debate hosted by CNN. Huh. Weird.

Seriously, they wanted Trump to be president. And every time Trump says "CNN is fake news" Jeff Zucker cums in his pants.
by Johnnie
Mon Jan 13, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Links
Replies: 109
Views: 9896

Re: Random Links

Gotta exploit the vulnerable to have fodder for these never ending wars.

The Army Beat Its Recruitment Goals This Year by Targeting Students in Debt
by Johnnie
Sun Jan 12, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Twitter
Replies: 958
Views: 94392

Re: Twitter

No one has a weapon in hand, so there's no real threat. Plus, why ruin a meal because some other idiots decided to be idiots.

Kebabs are worth ignoring the world for, honestly.
by Johnnie
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:28 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Playoffs - Second Round
Replies: 74
Views: 774

Re: NFL Playoffs - Second Round

Delightful game to wake up to.
by Johnnie
Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Royal Family
Replies: 47
Views: 448

Re: Royal Family

I read an article today discussing just that. It's really gross. Apparently being white and related is perfectly fine for procreating, but not if it's mixed race. I was always kinda pissed that Brits had to subsidize the Royal family's lifestyle over some bullshit legacy nonsense. Could've used that...
by Johnnie
Sat Jan 11, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Royal Family
Replies: 47
Views: 448

Re: Royal Family

I haven't read up much on this story, but from what I'm gathering Harry is gonna become an American because Meghan is like "Yea, this royals stuff is bullshit," right?

If so, it's a Brexit I can get behind. I think it's hilarious.
by Johnnie
Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Johnnie
Replies: 109
Views: 2914

Re: Hey Johnnie

Thanks, you guys.

Oddly enough I talked to a friend in mine in ABQ earlier and learned he was robbed at gunpoint around Christmas. He's fine, but holy fuck.

I honestly feel safer here right now. And I don't even have a gun.
by Johnnie
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Johnnie
Replies: 109
Views: 2914

Re: Hey Johnnie

Oh, just read about Iraq. Yea, thankfully I'm not there. And my buddy just left there a week ago. So that's good.

We'll see if Riyadh is on their "to bomb" list.

The worst part about this isn't that I'm here, it's that I hate everything about this administration and have to keep quiet about it.
by Johnnie
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:33 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Hey Johnnie
Replies: 109
Views: 2914

Re: Hey Johnnie

Just woke up 30 minutes ago. What'd I miss? All's well here. For now. I can't exactly talk movement things, but uh, things are moving. No idea of the grand scheme going forward, but I have my "days to retirement" clock ticking down and that keeps my morale high. 632. We just got an office too, btw! ...
by Johnnie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 212

Re: Australia

by Johnnie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Assassinating foreign leaders
Replies: 39
Views: 684

Re: Assassinating foreign leaders

Best description of all this now: we just added Stupid Iran Contra to Stupid Watergate.
by Johnnie
Mon Jan 06, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Movies
Replies: 2616
Views: 180572

Re: Movies

Not sure where else to put this, so movies it is!

by Johnnie
Sat Jan 04, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Assassinating foreign leaders
Replies: 39
Views: 684

Re: Assassinating foreign leaders

Heh.

by Johnnie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread
Replies: 428
Views: 19297

Re: Random thoughts/images/shit that makes you feel old thread

I'm watching Beetlejuice right now. It's 31 years old. I remember watching this movie when I was 5/6 years old. It totally brings me back.
by Johnnie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:16 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Assassinating foreign leaders
Replies: 39
Views: 684

Re: Assassinating foreign leaders

Well, this thread is just dandy.

by Johnnie
Fri Jan 03, 2020 2:01 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Assassinating foreign leaders
Replies: 39
Views: 684

Re: Assassinating foreign leaders

Well this looks like an interesting read. Let's see... Hypersonic Missiles Are a Game Changer doodoodoo ... Moreover, hypersonics are a weaponized moral hazard for states with a taste for intervention, because they erase barriers to picking fights. Is an adversary building something that might be a ...
by Johnnie
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random
Replies: 5685
Views: 261661

Re: Random Thoughts About Thoughts Random

It's Quilted Northern or GTFO. Charmin rips when I use it.
by Johnnie
Thu Jan 02, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Assassinating foreign leaders
Replies: 39
Views: 684

Re: Assassinating foreign leaders

Well, at least I'm not deployed to the Middle East right now.

Wait.

Shit.
by Johnnie
Thu Jan 02, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: The Ringer
Replies: 158
Views: 6796

Re: The Ringer

Heh. I subscribe to that subreddit. It's the most brutally honest and level thinking about him there is, honestly.

It's like if Simmons had a bunch of friends and they jokingly created a message board to jab at him because he's so easy to make fun of, but not in a malicious way.
by Johnnie
Thu Jan 02, 2020 3:03 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: NFL Off-season 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 422

Re: NFL Off-season 2020

Once the Pats get bounced from the playoffs, expect an onslaught of "Brady to the...." to start. Probably the Chargers.
by Johnnie
Tue Dec 31, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Australia
Replies: 9
Views: 212

Re: Australia

This picture does not have a filter: https://i.redd.it/2mxz6m40gx741.jpg According to the internet volunteer firefighters have been working months to get this under control and there's pressure on the Australian PM to pay them. It's bad, man. Check out the Australia subreddit for info: https://reddi...
by Johnnie
Tue Dec 31, 2019 2:56 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

Sorry for the duplicate post.
by Johnnie
Tue Dec 31, 2019 2:54 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

Fucking infuriating.

I've been saying this dude is nothing more than a damn diet Republican this entire time:

by Johnnie
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:03 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Winter Reading Thread
Replies: 23
Views: 387

Re: Winter Reading Thread

Ooh. Gonna have to get that Kluwe book. He's one of the coolest 'nerds' out there. I like him a lot. As for my reading, since the internet is wack here, I brought my loaded Kindle. And I'm glad I did. Shout out (again) to Calibre and TOTALLY LEGAL means of acquiring free books online. Read Catch and...
by Johnnie
Fri Dec 27, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Checkmate, Bitches! The Chess and other Board Games Thread
Replies: 278
Views: 40333

Re: Checkmate, Bitches! The Chess and other Board Games Thread

Here's a game that I highly recommend. It's the perfect mid weight Euro that isn't too complicated. Everyone who has played it with me has loved it. It's finally back in print after all these years. In fact, if you like this game, there's a solid chance you'll like heavier games too. https://twitter...
by Johnnie
Fri Dec 27, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: Godless III - Completing The Trinity
Replies: 2097
Views: 157519

Re: Godless III - Completing The Trinity

by Johnnie
Thu Dec 26, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: The Swamp
Topic: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread
Replies: 1610
Views: 152436

Re: 2020: The Democratic Presidential Nomination Thread

Just when you think Sneaky Pete is only an Amazon Prime TV show....

Buttigieg campaign introduces contest for lowest donation
Some Twitter users pointed out that the effect of the contest would be to lower the South Bend, Ind., mayor's average donation amount.